Why would they do that?
It is clear that there are armed groups attacking military, police and also citizens, what should the government do? Let these criminals make†anarchy?
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Follow this link and you will see the terrorist operations carried out against the government.
The government of Syria is deeply committed to a political solution. Neither the United States, nor Saudi Arabia and Qatar can dictate to the Syrian people what they want. Even the Syrian government is not trying to tell the Syrian people to do what it wants. The Syrian people will decide what they want for Syria through †the ballot box in the forthcoming elections.
The Syrian people have already shown there support for democratic reforms through the ballet box in the referendum on the constitution where there was a 60 percent turn out.
The Syrian government is handling the situation as best anyone could setting up a clear path to reform.